Tenants who qualify for the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) may have their rent frozen at their current level and be exempt from future rent increases.
If you believe you meet the eligibility requirements described above, but do not live in an HPD-supervised SCRIE building, visit Freeze Your Rent or call 311.
Senior citizens who own homes, condominiums or private non-governmentally supervised co-ops may be eligible for the Senior Citizen Homeowner Exemption Program (SCHE). For questions regarding this program, please visit New York City's Department of Finance (DOF) or call 311.
People with disabilities may qualify for the Disability Rent Increase Exemption Program (DRIE). For more information, visit Freeze Your Rent or call 311.